Share this entry

Share this page

Keemun

Line breaks: Kee¦mun
Pronunciation: /ˈkiːmuːn
 
/

Definition of Keemun in English:

noun

[mass noun]
A black tea grown in Keemun, China.
Example sentences
  • With a black Keemun tea and a strawberry-banana smoothie, the feast came to $30.50.
  • This is generally considered to be the highest grade Keemun.
  • With small, slender, tightly curled leaves, Keemun is rare among teas in that it gains character with age.

Definition of Keemun in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Top searches

= trending
Word of the day vicarious
Pronunciation: vɪˈkɛːrɪəs
adjective
experienced in the imagination through another person's feelings…